Chapter 16. Default Values for Item Import

Evergreen now supports additional functionality for importing items through CatalogingMARC Batch Import/Export. When items are imported via a Holdings Import Profile in CatalogingMARC Batch Import/Export, Evergreen will create an item-level record for each copy. If an item barcode, call number, copy location, or circulation modifier is not set in the embedded holdings, Evergreen will apply a default value based on the configured Library Settings. A default prefix can be applied to the auto-generated call numbers and item barcodes.

The following Library Settings can be configured to apply these default values to imported items: